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The Queensland Government and the GBRMPA are currently seeking public comment on the draft strategic assessment documentation.
31
Oct
2013
For the first time Commonwealth environmental water is being provided to the Mehi River and to Carole Creek in the Gwydir catchment to provide in-stream flows to maintain habitat for native animals, particularly native fish.
28
Oct
2013
Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities Annual Report 2012-2013
28
Oct
2013
The Minister has signed an agreement to progress a strategic assessment of petroleum activities in Commonwealth waters under the national environmental law. The strategic assessment is expected to deliver regulatory efficiencies whilst maintaining the highest environmental standards.
25
Oct
2013
The Australian Government is committed to delivering a 'one stop shop' for environmental approvals that will accredit state planning systems under national environmental law, to create a single environmental assessment and approval process.
22
Oct
2013

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